Iberdrola, S.A. engages in the generation, transmission, distribution, and supply of electricity in Spain and internationally. More Details
Average dividend payer with acceptable track record.
Share Price & News
How has Iberdrola's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: IBE is not significantly more volatile than the rest of Spanish stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 3% a week.
Volatility Over Time: IBE's weekly volatility (3%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
ES Electric Utilities
1 Year Return
ES Electric Utilities
Return vs Industry: IBE exceeded the Spanish Electric Utilities industry which returned 24.2% over the past year.
Return vs Market: IBE exceeded the Spanish Market which returned 24.5% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Iberdrola's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
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Is Iberdrola undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Earnings (PE) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: IBE (€11.52) is trading above our estimate of fair value (€7.86)
Significantly Below Fair Value: IBE is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: IBE is poor value based on its PE Ratio (20.9x) compared to the XE Electric Utilities industry average (12.9x).
PE vs Market: IBE is good value based on its PE Ratio (20.9x) compared to the Spanish market (23.5x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: IBE is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (3.3x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: IBE is good value based on its PB Ratio (2x) compared to the ES Electric Utilities industry average (2.3x).
How is Iberdrola forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 22 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: IBE's forecast earnings growth (6.3% per year) is above the savings rate (1.1%).
Earnings vs Market: IBE's earnings (6.3% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the Spanish market (31.5% per year).
High Growth Earnings: IBE's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: IBE's revenue (6.3% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the Spanish market (8.7% per year).
High Growth Revenue: IBE's revenue (6.3% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: IBE's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (9.9%).
How has Iberdrola performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: IBE has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: IBE's current net profit margins (10.7%) are higher than last year (9.5%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: IBE's earnings have grown by 8.4% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: IBE's earnings growth over the past year (2.3%) is below its 5-year average (8.4% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: IBE earnings growth over the past year (2.3%) underperformed the Electric Utilities industry 3.8%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: IBE's Return on Equity (8.4%) is considered low.
How is Iberdrola's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: IBE's short term assets (€15.0B) do not cover its short term liabilities (€17.9B).
Long Term Liabilities: IBE's short term assets (€15.0B) do not cover its long term liabilities (€57.4B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: IBE's debt to equity ratio (81.8%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: IBE's debt to equity ratio has increased from 71.9% to 81.8% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: IBE's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (21.6%).
Interest Coverage: IBE's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (6.6x coverage).
What is Iberdrola current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: IBE's dividend (3.65%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Spanish market (1.65%).
High Dividend: IBE's dividend (3.65%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Spanish market (5.22%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: IBE's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: IBE's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: At its current payout ratio (76.1%), IBE's payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: IBE's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be covered by earnings (71.6% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Jose Ignacio Sanchez Galan (70 yo)
Mr. Jose Ignacio Sanchez Galan has been the Chief Executive Officer of Iberdrola, S.A. since May 2001. He serves as the Managing Director of Industria de Turbo Propulsores (ITP) and the Chief Executive Off...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Jose Ignacio's total compensation ($USD7.47M) is above average for companies of similar size in the Spanish market ($USD2.48M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Jose Ignacio's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Experienced Management: IBE's management team is seasoned and experienced (6 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: IBE's board of directors are considered experienced (6.2 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Iberdrola, S.A.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Iberdrola, S.A.
- Ticker: IBE
- Exchange: BME
- Founded: 1840
- Industry: Electric Utilities
- Sector: Utilities
- Market Cap: €75.749b
- Shares outstanding: 6.33b
- Website: https://www.iberdrola.com
Number of Employees
- Iberdrola, S.A.
- Plaza Euskadi 5
- Basque Country
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Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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